On Sunday, September 14, 2014 Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital Medical Center, two not-for-profit Prime Healthcare hospitals, participated in the 2014 Walk of Ages XV 5K Walk/Run in Woodley Park, Van Nuys by providing First Aide to the walkers and runners of this year's fun event.
The annual Walk of Ages is a family –oriented event that raises much-needed funds for the Jewish Home and its residents. Over 500 runners and walkers of all ages collected donations from friends, family, co-workers and sponsors to benefit this fundraiser.
"Our hospitals are dedicated to the health and wellness of this community. We enjoy supporting and contributing to events that strengthen our mission and benefit a well-known organization like the Los Angeles Jewish Home." says EM Vitug Garcia, Administrator/Chief Nursing Officer at Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital Medical Center.
Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital Medical Center both provide Emergency Services 24/7 and serve a large geriatric population in the San Fernando Valley.